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Free tennis

Tennis restrictions and guidelines

Outdoor tennis courts in Norwich parks are now open. There are a number of restrictions and guidelines for using these you must be aware of.

This includes who can play, what you should take with you and how you should use the courts. It’s important you read these restrictions and guidelines in advance.

15 May 2020

Bowthorpe Park - two hard courts (open at all times)
Clover Hill Road
Norwich, NR5

Alderman Walker Park - two hard courts (open at all times)
Rider Haggard Road, Heartsease
Norwich, NR7

Lakenham Recreation Ground - two hard courts (open at 8am - see closing times)
Cricket Ground Road,
Norwich, NR1 3AZ

Conditions of use 

  • There is a time limit of one hour per session on the court. Please let other people waiting to play on the court after your time is up
  • Tennis courts are free for casual use during park opening hours

Exclusions to scheme

The hard courts at Eaton, Waterloo and Harford Parks are now managed by Norwich Parks Tennis.